The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 31 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 35 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.37% 2.62% 2.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.58% 10.85% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 8
Median daily rate £400 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-21.38% +29.00%
RDBMS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
155 212 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.77% 24.15% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 114 112
Median daily rate £350 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region.

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region.

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 45 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 37 (82.22%) SQL
3 29 (64.44%) Java
4 28 (62.22%) Unix
5 26 (57.78%) Linux
5 26 (57.78%) OO
5 26 (57.78%) Sybase
5 26 (57.78%) DB2
5 26 (57.78%) SDLC
6 24 (53.33%) OOD
7 23 (51.11%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (48.89%) Spring
9 21 (46.67%) J2SE
9 21 (46.67%) JUnit
10 20 (44.44%) Perl
10 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (42.22%) Finance
12 18 (40.00%) JMS
13 17 (37.78%) Front Office
13 17 (37.78%) Software Engineering
14 15 (33.33%) Oracle
15 13 (28.89%) Oracle Database
16 12 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
17 11 (24.44%) Banking
17 11 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
18 10 (22.22%) Equities
18 10 (22.22%) Investment Banking
19 9 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
19 9 (20.00%) Database Tuning
19 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 26 (57.78%) DB2
3 13 (28.89%) Oracle Database
4 11 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.89%) MongoDB
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
6 3 (6.67%) Big Data
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (2.22%) DataStage
8 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.22%) IBM PureData
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) JUnit
2 3 (6.67%) Hudson
2 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (4.44%) PVCS
4 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.22%) NetBeans
General
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 17 (37.78%) Front Office
3 11 (24.44%) Banking
4 10 (22.22%) Investment Banking
5 4 (8.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (73.33%) Developer
2 23 (51.11%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Senior Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) C++ Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Data Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Designer
8 1 (2.22%) Big Data Architect
8 1 (2.22%) ETL Designer
8 1 (2.22%) JSP Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Designer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior JSP Developer
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Data Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (48.89%) Spring
2 21 (46.67%) J2SE
3 18 (40.00%) JMS
4 4 (8.89%) JSP
5 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (6.67%) CSS
5 3 (6.67%) ELK Stack
5 3 (6.67%) HTML
5 3 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.44%) Servlets
6 2 (4.44%) XML
7 1 (2.22%) .NET
7 1 (2.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (2.22%) HTML5
7 1 (2.22%) Java EE
7 1 (2.22%) jQuery
7 1 (2.22%) JSF
7 1 (2.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (51.11%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (22.22%) Equities
3 9 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (8.89%) Fixed Income
5 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.44%) Derivative
5 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 28 (62.22%) Unix
2 26 (57.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) OO
1 26 (57.78%) SDLC
2 24 (53.33%) OOD
3 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (37.78%) Software Engineering
5 12 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 9 (20.00%) Database Tuning
7 6 (13.33%) Multithreading
7 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 5 (11.11%) Investment Management
8 5 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (11.11%) Wealth Management
9 4 (8.89%) ETL
9 4 (8.89%) Migration
9 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.67%) DevOps
10 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (82.22%) SQL
2 29 (64.44%) Java
3 20 (44.44%) Perl
4 6 (13.33%) C++
4 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.44%) Scala
7 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) ISEB
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.44%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Kibana
1 3 (6.67%) logstash
1 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) Sybase
2 15 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (8.89%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (6.67%) Talend
5 2 (4.44%) IBM
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.44%) Pega
6 1 (2.22%) Netezza